The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 59 61 59
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 3 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.58% 1.28% 1.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.44% 3.32% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 10
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.23%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
Shell Script
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Programming Languages Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
208 241 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 40.39% 38.50% 49.45%
Number of salaries quoted 191 231 237
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Shell Script across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Shell Script
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Shell Script across the Slough region.

Shell Script Salary Trend in Slough

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region citing Shell Script also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Shell Script.

1 5 (62.50%) UNIX
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Chemistry
3 3 (37.50%) Biology
3 3 (37.50%) Data Integration
3 3 (37.50%) Visualisation
3 3 (37.50%) R
3 3 (37.50%) Natural Language Processing
3 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) Bioinformatics
3 3 (37.50%) Perl
3 3 (37.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) Data Mining
3 3 (37.50%) SAS
3 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) MATLAB
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (25.00%) FTP
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) Finance

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region citing Shell Script also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Shell Script. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) SAS
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) FTP
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) HTTPS
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (37.50%) Data Mining
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Toad
1 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
1 1 (12.50%) Introscope
1 1 (12.50%) JProfiler
General
1 3 (37.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Games
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Data Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Penetration Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Informatica Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (12.50%) JDBC
2 1 (12.50%) ODBC
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Artificial Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Chemistry
1 3 (37.50%) Biology
1 3 (37.50%) Data Integration
1 3 (37.50%) Visualisation
2 1 (12.50%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) UNIX
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Debian
3 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (25.00%) CentOS
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
1 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
1 3 (37.50%) Bioinformatics
2 2 (25.00%) Test Management
2 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C++
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) MATLAB
2 3 (37.50%) R
2 3 (37.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) OSCP
2 2 (25.00%) OSCE
2 2 (25.00%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (12.50%) nmon
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Sybase
1 1 (12.50%) Informatica